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A yellow-back is a cheap fiction novel which was published in Britain in the second half of the 19th century. They were occasionally called 'mustard-plaster' novels.



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by McCarthy, Justin, 1830-1912; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Maupassant, Guy de, 1850-1893
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Translation of: La vie
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by Braddon, M. E. (Mary Elizabeth), 1835-1915
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Printer's note at colophon: 5/86 [i.e. May 1886]
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by Grant, James, 1822-1887; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731; Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731. Farther adventures of Robinson Crusoe; Lovett, Robert W. (Robert William), collector. GEU; Robert and Miriam Lovett Robinson Crusoe Collection. GEU
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Abridgement of the works by Daniel Defoe
Topics: Crusoe, Robinson (Fictitious character), Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc,...
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by Besant, Walter, Sir, 1836-1901; Rice, James, 1843-1882
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Advertisements, 32 p. at end, dated Sept., 1884
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by Sala, George Augustus, 1828-1895; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Arnold, Edwin Lester Linden, d. 1935; Arnold, Edwin, Sir, 1832-1904
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Topic: Phoenicians
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by Tussaud, Marie, 1761-1850; Hayley, R. M., ed
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Topic: Tussaud, Marie, 1761-1850
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by Donovan, Dick, 1843-1934; Craigie, Dorothy, 1901-, collector. GEU; Greene, Graham, 1904-1991, collector. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Allen, Grant, 1848-1899
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Besant, Walter, Sir, 1836-1901
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Barnum, P. T. (Phineas Taylor), 1810-1891
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Topics: Barnum, P. T. (Phineas Taylor), 1810-1891, Circus owners
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by Wood, J. G. (John George), 1827-1889; West, Tuffen, ill; Bousfield, E. C. (Edward Collins), b. 1855
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Topics: Microscopes, Microscopy
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by Blaze de Bury, Marie, Baroness
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Lytton, Edward Bulwer Lytton, Baron, 1803-1873
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Neale, W. Johnson (William Johnson), 1812-1893; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Topics: Hamilton, Charles, 1738-1800, Great Britain. Royal Navy
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by Hay, Mary Cecil, 1840?-1886
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Montez, Lola, 1818-1861; Burr, C. Chauncey (Charles Chauncey), 1817-1883
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Topics: Montez, Lola, 1818-1861, Courtesans, Women, Women, Man-woman relationships, Women
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by Marryat, Florence, 1837-1899; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Donovan, Dick, 1843-1934; Craigie, Dorothy, 1901-, collector. GEU; Greene, Graham, 1904-1991, collector. GEU
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Short stories
Topic: Donovan, Dick (Fictitious character)
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Besant, Walter, Sir, 1836-1901
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Besant, Walter, Sir, 1836-1901
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Muddock, J. E. (Joyce Emmerson), 1843-1934; Craigie, Dorothy, 1901-, collector. GEU; Greene, Graham, 1904-1991, collector. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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Advertisement on back cover dated 1879
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by Craigie, Dorothy, 1901-, collector. GEU; Greene, Graham, 1904-1991, collector. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Russell, William Clark, 1844-1911
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by Grant, James, 1822-1887; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Topics: Mary, Queen of Scots, 1542-1587, Bothwell, James Hepburn, Earl of, 1536?-1578
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by Balzac, Honoré de, 1799-1850; Parsons, George Frederic, 1840-1893
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Translation of: La peau de chagrin
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by Besant, Walter, Sir, 1836-1901
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by M'Govan, James; Craigie, Dorothy, 1901-, collector. GEU; Greene, Graham, 1904-1991, collector. GEU
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Short stories
Topic: M'Govan, James (Fictitious character)
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by Donovan, Dick, 1843-1934; Craigie, Dorothy, 1901-, collector. GEU; Greene, Graham, 1904-1991, collector. GEU
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Short stories
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by Moser, Maurice; Rideal, Charles Frederick, 1858-
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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Topics: Great Britain. Metropolitan Police Office, Crime, Criminals
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by Robinson, F. W. (Frederick William), 1830-1901; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Wiseman, Nicholas Patrick, 1802-1865
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Added engraved t.p
Topic: Church history
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by Walford, Lucy Bethia, 1845-1915
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by Marryat, Florence, 1837-1899
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by Braddon, M. E. (Mary Elizabeth), 1835-1915
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Twain, Mark, 1835-1910
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Title vignette (portrait)
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by Donovan, Dick, 1843-1934; Russell, J. H., ill; Craigie, Dorothy, 1901-, collector. GEU; Greene, Graham, 1904-1991, collector. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Whyte-Melville, G. J. (George John), 1821-1878
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"Thirteenth thousand."
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by Grant, James, 1822-1887
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by Grant, James, 1822-1887; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Topic: Crimean War, 1853-1856
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by Braddon, M. E. (Mary Elizabeth), 1835-1915; Craigie, Dorothy, 1901-, collector. GEU; Greene, Graham, 1904-1991, collector. GEU
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Yellowbacks
by Braddon, M. E. (Mary Elizabeth), 1835-1915
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Gilbert, W. S. (William Schwenck), 1836-1911
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"Popular edition"--Spine
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by Hayward, William Stephens
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By William Stephens Hayward. Cf. BLC
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by Braddon, M. E. (Mary Elizabeth), 1835-1915
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Date of publication from Topp
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by Du Boisgobey, Fortuné, 1821-1891; Du Boisgobey, Fortuné, 1821-1891. Crime de l'omnibus. English; Craigie, Dorothy, 1901-, collector. GEU; Greene, Graham, 1904-1991, collector. GEU
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Translations of: La vieillesse de Monsieur Lecoq and Le crime de l'omnibus
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by Kenealy, Arabella
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Ouida, 1839-1908
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Savage, Richard, 1846-1903
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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Bound in illustrated paper wrappers
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by Cameron, H. Lovett, Mrs
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First published serially in Belgravia, under title: A lover's secret
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by Hemyng, Bracebridge, 1841-1901; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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A novel
Topic: Eton College
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by Braddon, M. E. (Mary Elizabeth), 1835-1915
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Yellowbacks
by Besant, Walter, Sir, 1836-1901; Rice, James, 1843-1882
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Topp, C.W. Victorian yellowbacks & paperbacks, 1849-1905
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by Fenn, George Manville, 1831-1909
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by Broughton, Rhoda, 1840-1920; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Payn, James, 1830-1898; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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Date of publication from printer's date at foot of p. 185
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by Du Boisgobey, Fortuné, 1821-1891
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Translation of: Le bac
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by Masterman, J; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Kennard, Edward, Mrs
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Wood, J. G. (John George), 1827-1889; Renier, Anne, former owner. GEU; Renier, Fernand Gabriel, 1905-, former owner. GEU
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"Plate II. having been spoiled in the printing is omitted."--Cf. p. [vii]
Topic: Aquariums
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by Grant, James, 1822-1887; Graff, James H., former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Topic: Afghan Wars
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by Donovan, Dick, 1843-1934; Craigie, Dorothy, 1901-, collector. GEU; Greene, Graham, 1904-1991, collector. GEU
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Short stories
Topic: Donovan, Dick (Fictitious character)
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by Savage, Richard, 1846-1903
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Sergeant, Adeline, 1851-1904; Renier, Anne, former owner. GEU; Renier, Fernand Gabriel, 1905-, former owner. GEU
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Gould, Nat
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Topic: Horse racing
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by Wood, J. G. (John George), 1827-1889; Smith, E., ill; Wood, Thomas Waterman, 1823-1903, ill; Coleman, W. S. (William Stephen), 1829-1904, ill
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
Topic: Moths
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by Braddon, M. E. (Mary Elizabeth), 1835-1915
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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by Austen, Jane, 1775-1817
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Topics: Young women, Courtship
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by Walford, Lucy Bethia, 1845-1915
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